Environmental Health And Safety - WHMIS Quiz

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Environmental Health And Safety - WHMIS Quiz - Quiz

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) quiz.   Fill in the name of each symbol:

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Blood samples that have been contaminated by Hepatitis B viruses should be tagged with this symbol.
  • 2. 
    Heating or dropping could cause these cylinders of pressurized gas to explode.
  • 3. 
    Industrial cleaners containing sodium hydroxide, a very corrosive base, should have this symbol on their label.
  • 4. 
    The fact that most aerosol cans have propellants that can be ignited easily means that this symbol should be on their labels. Since it poses such a fire hazard a bottle of methanol would have this symbol on it's label.
  • 5. 
    By releasing oxygen, can cause a flammable material to burn more easily.
  • 6. 
    This material could kill you if swallowed, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin.
  • 7. 
    Some chemicals bearing this symbol can undergo a dangerous reaction if they come in contact with water.
  • 8. 
    Chemicals in this devision won't kill you immediately, but could cause such unwelcome effects as birth deffects in your children or liver damage. A chemical that causes cancer after prolonged and repeated exposure would get this symbol on it's label.
  • 9. 
    What procedure would you follow in the event of a chemical splash to your eye?
    • A. 

      Flush your eye at the eye wash station for 10 minutes.

    • B. 

      Flush your eye at the eye wash station for 15 minutes.

    • C. 

      Flush your eye at the eye wash station for 15 minutes and then go to ER to been seen by a doctor.

  • 10. 
    It is not necessary to wear eye protection when pouring a chemical.  True or False?
    • A. 


    • B. 


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